Man Faces Multiple Charges After Hitting Hydro Pole

Man Faces Multiple Charges After Hitting Hydro Pole

Posted: 2021-04-19 14:42:20 By: thebay

Huntsville OPP have arrested and charged a 29 year old man after a single motor vehicle collision. 

Police say that on Friday at approximately 7:45 p.m. they were dispatched to reports of a collision in the parking lot of the Tim Horton's at the Hanes Road and West Road.

OPP say a car was travelling at a high rate of speed and left Hanes Road entering the Tim Horton's parking lot, ultimately hitting a drive-thru sign and a hydro pole. The driver then left the scene on foot.

Police located and arrested the driver, who was transported to hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

29 year old Corey HOWARD of Huntsville faces charges including:

-       Operation of a motor vehicle while impaired.

-       Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle

-       Drive vehicle with cannabis readily available

-       Failing to remain to remain a scene of accident

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in a Huntsville Court on May 05, 2021.